Archive for the ‘Other’ Category

Bath one of two UK unis to feature in THE's tech challenger list

The 55 institutions in the Times Higher Education list have been selected because of their innovative and pioneering approaches to research collaboration and funding.

Still time to take PG Research Experience Survey

The deadline to complete this year's Postgraduate Research Experience Survey is 18 May

Volunteering Awards 2017

On Thursday 4 May the annual Volunteering Awards were held at the Claverton Rooms to celebrate the achievements of our volunteering groups, RAG and V Team

General election hustings: Wed 24 May

The University and Students’ Union is hosting hustings to which all candidates are being invited.

Student Sleepout raises £2,200 for Julian House

18 students took part in RAG’s annual Sleepout to raise awareness of homelessness in Bath.

3-week intensive jazz dance course: starts Mon 8 May

A great way to increase your fitness and flexibility whilst learning something new.

MCQs & deep learning workshop

Tue 9 May: With two leading figures in the field of assessment through multiple choice questionnaires

Paralympic swimming champion, Sascha Kindred CBE awarded honorary degree

One of Britain’s most successful Paralympic athletes, swimmer Sascha Kindred CBE, has been awarded an honorary degree from the University.

What's on at The Edge in May & June

Cutting-edge visual arts, film, popular science and performance at Bath’s biggest contemporary arts centre; The Edge – open to all.

West of England Combined Authority Mayoral Election

There will be a polling station in the Library from 7am to 10pm on Thursday 4 May.

New Gold Scholarships move beyond financial support

A unique new scholarship from the University of Bath gives students from the most disadvantaged backgrounds the chance to build social and cultural capital as well as offering increased financial support during their studies.

Congrats to our latest HEA Fellows via the Bath Scheme

The Bath Scheme provides a route for experienced teaching staff to use their experience to gain a formal teaching qualification and gain nationally-recognised status: Fellow of the Higher Education Academy .

Exploring dance & virtual worlds: 22 Apr

Artists and scientists are collaborating to create amazing new experiences for dance audiences

Online unit evaluations are opening

Please encourage your students to complete their Semester 2 unit evaluations.

Lunch & Learn: TurningPoint interactive polling

This free lunch event on 5 May is your chance to discover how Turning Technologies’ polling software can be used as a true pedagogical tool and network with peers.

Congratulations to colleagues completing the Bath Course

The Bath Course in Enhancing Academic Practice provides HEA accredited professional development for new lecturers and teaching fellows at the university, leading to Associate/Fellow of the HEA status.

Nominations for best postgrad research student

Ede & Ravenscroft Prize nominations are now open, until Wednesday 26 April 2017

Get the most out of BoB (on demand TV & radio): 11 May

The academically-focused system allows staff and students at subscribing institutions to record programmes from over 65 free-to-air channels, and search their extensive archive.

Socio-economics of entering graduate job market: 4 May

Graduate status for students from lower-income families does not always enable them to enter prestigious professional careers on an equal footing with better-off peers.

CLT Launch + Lunch: Thu 4 May

Come & meet reps of the four teams within the Centre for Learning & Teaching at the official launch